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Life

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Mike Sayer
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WORDLIST
Word class abbreviations The following abbreviations are used in the word list: (n) = noun, (v) = verb, (adv) = adverb, (adj) = adjective and (phr v) = phrasal verb.

UNit 1 COLOUR
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attend (v) contrast (n) gorgeous (adj) outfit (n) pale (adj) peace (n) peaceful (adj) prayer (n) scarf (n) shade (n) symbolise (v) wear (v)

prosperity (n) sadness (n) scout (n) wisdom (n)

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anthropologist (n) beak (n) biologist (n) chance (n) contestant (n) demonstrate (v) dominance (n) dominant (adj) effect (n) fitness (n) freestyle (adj) implication (n) indicator (n) mentor (n) opponent (n) primate (n) primatologist (n) regulation (n) scared (adj) significant (adj) statistically (adv) sufficient (adj) tip (v) unintentional (adj) wrestling (n)

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badge (n) decoration (n) express (v) eye-catching (adj) face-paint (n) hue (n) individuality (n) label (n) message (n) packaging (n) pattern (n) schoolboy (n) select (v) shelf (n) sophistication (n) uniform (n)

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agency (n) appropriately (adv) chain (n) consultant (n) courteous (adj) impression (n) interior (n) introduce (v) networking (n) patient (n) pleasure (n) positive (adj) professionalism (n) punctual (adj) redecorate (v)

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anger (n) associate (v) cold (adj) courage (n) death (n) funeral (n) happiness (n) jersey (n) love (n) luck (n) mourn (v) option (n) passion (n)

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reduce (v) supplier (n) therapy (n) workplace (n)

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accelerate (v) acceptable (adj) access (n) addition (n) citizen (n) complicate (v) compose (v) conservative (adj) diversity (n) dynamic (adj) educator (n) eve (n) extent (n) fanatic (n) globalisation (n) isolated (adj) performance (n) politics (n) resilient (adj) resourceful (adj) serve (v) transformation (n) unpredictable (adj) value (n)

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blanket (n) cloth (n) cooperative (n) poncho (n) self-sufficient (adj) shawl (n) textile (n) thread (n) weave (v) weaver (v) wool (n) yarn (n)

UNit 2 PERFORMANCE
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absolutely (adv) amateur (n) brilliant (adj) choir (n) curtain (n) director (n) explosion (n) marvellous (adj) musician (n) standard (n)

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achieve (v) affect (v) appeal (v) critic (n) depressing (adj) disappointing (adj) embarrassing (adj) entertaining (adj) enthusiastic (adj) hilarious (adj) host (n) naturally (adv) production (n) terrific (adj) thrilling (adj) vibrant (adj)

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adore (v) catchy (adj) collaboration (n) dazzling (adj) energetic (adj) example (n) expert (n) fusion (n) impact (n) lead (n) melancholy (adj) melodic (adj) origin (n) powerful (adj) tuneless (adj)

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beat (n) boundary (n) bring together (v) bunch (n) drain (v) drum (n) drum (v) drummer (n) drumstick (n) enemy (n) essence (n)

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choreographer (n) exhausted (adj) horizon (n) sorrow (n)

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fear (v) mutual (adj) pain (n) pioneer (n) spread (v) style (n) tired (adj) unity (n)

treat (v) voyage (n) wreck (n)

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attempt (n) boxer (n) bravado (n) chaotic (adj) cove (n) fault (n) fin (n) gang (n) grateful (adj) guts (n) mouthful (n) regulate (v) respect (n) scramble (v) soup (n) swallow (v) transform (v) transparent (adj) turquoise (adj) vicious (adj)

UNit 3 WATER
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agriculture (n) developing (adj) figure (n) fresh (adj) litre (n) running (adv) sink (n) statistic (n) tune in (phr v) waterhole (n) well (n)

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concentrate (v) dive (v) explore (v) jet-ski (v) kayak (n) labyrinth (n) marina (n) paddle (v) raft (n) rapids (n) reservoir (n) row (v) snorkel (v) soak (v) surf (v) system (n) water-ski (n) windsurf (n)

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bay (n) cage (n) cargo (n) entertain (v) gear (n) grab (v) lid (n) panic (v) pour (v) tank (n) teacup (n) unbelievable (adj) unexpectedly (adv)

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advocate (n) dam (n) earthen (adj) gallon (n) industrial waste (n) irrigate (v) lifeless (adj) pit (n) porous (adj) prosperous (adj) relief (n) replace (v) rise (v)

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appropriate (adj) bow (n) dignity (n) freak show (n) maiden (adj) memorial (n) mission (n) passenger (n) salvage (n) steamship (n) submarine (n)

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riverbed (n) shortage (n) small-scale (adj) smog (n) source (n) store (v) supply (n) tanker (n)

rural (adj) spring up (phr v) stock (v) wage (n)

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conscientious (adj) deadline (n) essay (n) hard-working (adj) methodical (adj) motivated (adj) part-time (adj) pressure (n) self-confident (adj)

UNit 4 OPPORTUNITIES
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brave (adj) demanding (adj) glamorous (adj) responsible (adj) rewarding (adj) satisfying (adj) secure (adj)

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attain (v) be aware of (v) be caught up in (v) carry on (v) conduct (n) convince (v) disciple (n) dutiful (adj) dynasty (n) ethical (adj) fundamental (adj) govern (v) harmony (n) in decline (adv) moral (adj) move up (v) numerous (adj) perseverance (n) philosopher (n) principle (n) prosper (v) respectful (adj) restore (v) root (n) ruler (n) seek (v) share (v) virtue (n) warlord (n) wealth (n)

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cheerful (adj) driven (adj) entrepreneur (n) extend (v) giggle (v) plot (n) predict (v) rumour (n) technician (n)

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crisis (n) discuss (v) graduate (v) literature (n) nurse (n) redundant (adj) resit (v) train (v)

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construction (n) courageous (adj) enchant (v) expectation (n) industrial (adj) labourer (n) literacy rate (n) machinist (n) materialistic (adj) migrant (n) migrate (v) motivate (v) reputation (n)

UNit 5 TRAVEL
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carry (v) delay (n) essential (n) luggage (n)

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pointless (adj) project (n)

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dense (adj) exploit (v) footwear (n) penknife (n) remove (v) survey (v) threaten (v) trek (n) untouched (adj)

disease (n) glorious (adj) hire (n) infectious (adj) poison (n) spray (v) travel sick (n)

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aim (n) challenge (n) desperate (adj) document (v) gem (n) logging (n) overwhelmed (adj) record (n) stepping stone (n)

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bump (v) crowded (adj) destination (n) exotic (adj) flock (v) holidaymaker (n) inspire (v) instructor (n) nightlife (n) promote (v) sky-diving (n) surroundings (n) tropical (adj) twist (v) unspoilt (adj)

UNit 6 WELLBEING
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combination (n) fat (n) healthy (adj) nutritional (adj) nutritious (adj) scale (n) scheme (n)

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boom (n) curious (adj) damaging (adj) decline (n) downside (n) dump (v) experiment (v) habitat (n) harmful (adj) long-haul (n) low-cost (adj) phenomenon (n) unbroken (adj) upwards (adv) vital (adj)

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authentic (adj) boil (v) boycott (v) connoisseur (n) criteria (n) crust (n) elite (adj) ferment (v) generic (adj) (be) granted (v) guarantee (n) motion (n) pedigree (n) peel (v) raw (adj) rival (n) smell (n) spiral (v) status (n) strict (adj) taste (n) virgin (adj) warn (v)

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allowance (n) arrange (v) baggage (n) boarding card (n) customs (n) delay (n)

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attitude (n) chew (v) craving (n) drop (v) imaginary (adj) mental (adj) obesity (n) overweight (adj) rate (n) ridiculous (adj) self-belief (n) strategy (n) willpower (n)

licence (n) major (adj) paralyse (v) poison (v) preparation (n) puffer fish (n) regulations (n) respirator (n) sake (n) toxin (n) wear off (v) wisely (adv)

UNit 7 LIVING SPACE


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cramped (adj) flatmate (n) housework (n) noisy (adj)

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adequate (adj) alert (adj) alter (v) blood pressure (n) consumption (n) conventional (adj) counteract (v) daylight (n) dual (adj) fatigue (n) fuel (v) override (v) psychoactive (adj) reaction (n) relieve (v) schedule (n) solemn (adj) symptom (n) traces (n) warning (n) widespread (adj)

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architect (n) attic (n) balcony (n) basement (n) block (n) central heating (n) chimney (n) cool (n) dirty (adj) double glazing (n) elements (n) fireplace (n) full-time (adj) function (n) garden (n) glare (v) permanent (adj) rent (v) repair (n) shelter (n) spare time (n) stilt (n) terrace (n) veranda (n)

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bland (adj) dish (n) fry (v) order (n) savoury (adj) spicy (adj)

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concern (v) control (n) cute (adj) cyanide (n) delicious (adj) diner (n) fool (v) gill (n)

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built-up (adj) diverse (adj) dominate (v) financial (adj) marsh (n) pristine (adj) resident (n) run-down (n)

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skyscraper (n) symbolic (adj) troop (n)

UNit 8 WEIRD NEWS


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coincidence (n) digital (adj) flock (n) genuine (adj) trick (n) weird (adj)

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ancestral (adj) bench (n) descendant (n) dreamy (adj) firewood (n) fountain (n) graceful (adj) ignore (v) improvise (v) maid (n) manner (n) oppose (v) persuade (v) profit (n) reforestation (n) reincarnation (n) rhyme (n) roadside (n) rule (v) troubadour (n) twinkle (v)

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ability (n) ant (n) beetle (n) butterfly (n) collide (v) dissolve (v) insect (n) instinctive (adj) logical (adj) man-made (adj) navigation (n) neon (adj) nitrogen (n) particle (n) predator (n) pretend (v) project (v) recognise (v) religious (adj) shiny (adj) significance (n) speculate (v) spike (n) stem (n) unfortunate (adj) vivid (adj)

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anonymous (adj) charm (n) dwell (v) lift (n) nightmare (n) perfect (adj) picturesque (adj) privacy (n) unfriendly (adj)

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astonishing (adj) astronomical (adj) belief (n) ceremonial (adj) emerge (v) geometric (adj) mysterious (adj) prehistoric (adj) puzzle (v) suddenly (adv)

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bind (v) fairness (n) fit into (v) grow up (v) immigrant (n) integrate (v) involvement (n) jumping (adj) mural (n) parish (n) perform (v) raise (v) reflect (v)

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assumption (n) aviation (n) contact (n) correspondence (n)

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discriminate (v) equator (n) examine (v) fate (n) fragment (n) genetic (adj) genome (n) indicate (v) investigate (v) longstanding (adj) mystery (n) navigator (n) partial (adj) profile (n) saliva (n) sample (n) solo (adj) subsequently (adv) theory (n) uninhabit (adj) verify (v)

vast (adj) violate (v)

UNit 9 TRADE
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anniversary (n) earring (n) gadget (n) jewellery (n) shopping (n)

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banking (n) bill (n) credit (n) expand (v) fare (n) fortune (n) innovation (n) interactive (adj) manage (v) menu (n) mortgage (n) saving (n) transfer (v) upgrade (n)

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accidentally (adv) apparently (adv) detect (v) fibre-optic (n) forge (v) suppose (v) suspicion (n) temporarily (adv) trap (v) twiddle (v) unfortunately (adv)

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auction (n) charity (n) clog (n) craft (n) donate (v) feature (v) grip (n) map (n) mine (v) mineral (n) nominate (v) original (adj) pesticide (n) specification (n) sustainable (adj) translate (v) tyre (n) view (v)

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adaptable (adj) bother (v) canopy (n) costly (adj) entomologist (n) force out (v) hive (n) interact (v) invade (v) ironic (adj) outlandish (adj) pollinate (v) preserve (n) proceed (v) repeatedly (adv) reproduce (v) sting (v) suck (v) swarm (n) take over (v)

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alley (n) bargain (n) blink (v) blossom (n) bustling (adj) chat (v)

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chest (n) corner (n) date (n) deal (n) decorative (adj) dye (n) fabric (n) fig (n) lethal (adj) merchant (n) mint (n) negotiate (v) ornate (adj) pronounce (v) scent (n) stroll (v) sword (n) tear (n) treasure (n) tutorial (n) vendor (n) workshop (n)

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amputate (v) bionic (adj) biotechnology (n) blind (adj) burn (v) confident (adj) deaf (adj) documentary (n) fact (n) fiction (n) futuristic (adj) kidney (n) limb (n) organ (n) regeneration (n) specialise (v) transplant (n) treatment (n)

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algae (n) dome (n) emit (v) expansion (n) frozen (adj) horrify (v) limitless (adj) microbe (n) mirror (n) modify (v) module (n) revolution (n) rocky (adj) rotation (n) soil (n)

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delicate (adj) delivery (n) exchange (v) floral (adj) gift-wrap (n) mark (n) pile (n) reference (n) return (v) rug (n) rustic (adj) sale (n) sofa (n) till (n)

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barefoot (adj) board (v) by-product (n) crack (n) epilepsy (n) flee (v) hostile (adj) infest (v) rebel (n) refugee camp (n) shoot (v) short-term (adj) soak (v) struggle (v) suffer (v) surgery (n) territory (n) threat (n)

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bargain (v) cheat (v) craftsman (n) haggle (v) intention (n) pressure (v) shopper (n) watch out (v)

UNit 10 NO LIMITS!
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backpack (n) dune (n) key (adj) limit (n)

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tough (adj) tundra (n)

stereotype (n) topic (n)

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antihistamine (n) bleed (v) blood (n) cream (n) cut (n) deep (adj) itchy (adj) paradise (n) plaster (n) sprain (n) stitch (n) swollen (adj) trip (v) tube (n) wasp (n)

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coincide (v) contractor (n) footage (n) hit (n) provoke (v) unseen (adj) viral (n)

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broadband (adj) ebook (n) eclipse (n) employee (n) telescope (n) texting (n) tweet (v) wifi (n)

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adapt (v) altitude (n) attribute (v) biological (adj) breath (n) breathe (v) cause (v) complex (adj) enable (v) evolution (n) haemoglobin (n) hypoxia (n) intense (adj) lungs (n) needle (n) obtain (v) proof (n) prospect (n) rapidly (adv)

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connect (v) crucial (adj) entire (adj) multiple (adj) petition (n) signature (n) tragedy (n)

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agenda (n) associate (n) concern (v) tone (n) visible (adj)

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draw out (v) fabulous (adj) goal (n) hardship (v) internally (adv) overcome (v) relate to (v) remark (v) remote (adj) remove (adj) scary (adj) struggle (n) support (n) undertake (v) unparalleled (adj)

UNit 11 CONNECTIONS
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analysis (n) bookmark (v) celebrity (n) column (n) direct (adv) follow (v) gossip (n) headline (n) interview (n) misquote (v) regularly (adv) section (n)

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UNit 12 EXPERTS
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clever (adj) fishing (n) tight (adj)

meditation (n) playwright (n) realistic (adj) ritualised (adj) romanticise (v) savage (adj)

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camp (n) deserted (adj) dried (adj) eye-opener (n) flatten (v) hammock (n) inadequate (adj) inappropriate (adj) machete (n) mosquito (n) mummy (n) silence (n) tracker (n) trumpet (v) tusk (n)

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apologise (v) clumsy (adj) expression (n) key (adj) slip (v) slippery (adj) unreliable (adj)

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aquarium (n) camouflage (v) crab (n) dismiss (v) extraordinary (adj) fearless (adj) fierce (adj) humble (adj) pack (n) school (n) spine (n) sucker (n) welfare (n)

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canvas (n) failure (n) foolish (adj) frostbite (n) haul (v) insulation (n) lavish (adj) scurvy (n) starvation (n)

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action (n) archery (n) armour (n) blame (v) chivalrous (adj) code (n) combat (n) conscript (n) defeat (v) elite (n) gladiator (n) honour (n) imperial (adj) intellectual (n) knight (n) legacy (n) loyalty (n) manual (n) martial art (n)

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